All posts by Ken Pishna

Shane Carwin at Grudge Training Center

Back Problems Force Shane Carwin Out of UFC...

Oct 26, 2010Comments off787 Views

Shane Carwin on Tuesday morning announced that he is pulling out of his scheduled fight with Roy Nelson on Jan. 1 at UFC 125.

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Jon Fitch Talks Title Shot, Shields, and Co...

Oct 23, 2010Comments off682 Views

Jon Fitch talks about his chances of getting a UFC welterweight title shot, Jake Shields leap-frogging him to title contention, and wanting to fight Carlos

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UFC 121: Lesnar vs. Velasquez Weigh-in Phot...

Oct 22, 2010Comments off864 Views

Check out all the images from Friday's UFC 121: Lesnar vs. Velasquez weigh-ins outside the Honda Center in Anaheim, California.

Diego Sanchez: Wrestling Wins Fights

Oct 21, 2010Comments off659 Views

Diego Sanchez talks about his UFC 121 bout against Paulo Thiago, plans on shifting weight classes again, and how he believes that wrestling is what

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Cain Velasquez: It’s Not Pressure, It...

Oct 21, 2010Comments off551 Views

A lot has been made about the marketing of Cain Velasquez to the Hispanic community, but for him, it's not about pressure, it's about pride.

Bisping Believes He’s One Win From Ti...

Oct 18, 2010Comments off792 Views

Michael Bisping feels he is one good win away from a title shot after defeating Yoshihiro Akiyama. Does UFC president Dana White?

UFC SAYS PLAN IS TO INCREASE UK EVENTS IN 2...

Oct 14, 2010Comments off244 Views

After an 11-month layoff, UFC U.K. boss Marshall Zelaznik says that the plan is for the promotion to do several more events in the U.K.

CONDIT EXPLAINS MISSED FLIGHT FOR UFC 120

Oct 14, 2010Comments off799 Views

Carlos Condit missed his flight to the U.K., causing many, including Dan Hardy, to question him. Condit on Thursday explained the mishap...

UFC RECORD BREAKER IN TORONTO, LIKELY MID-2...

Oct 12, 2010Comments off357 Views

The UFC is likely to head to Toronto mid-year 2001 for what it believes will be an event that sets the North American MMA attendance

HIGH STAKES: SHIELDS MAY GET TITLE SHOT WIT...

Oct 12, 2010Comments off245 Views

Jake Shields hasn't fought in the Octagon yet, but he's already being considered for a shot at the winner of Georges St-Pierre vs. Josh Koscheck...

CLAY GUIDA ANNOUNCES UFC 125 BOUT WITH GOMI

Oct 11, 2010Comments off270 Views

Clay Guida on Sunday night announced that he will face Takanori Gomi on New Year's Day in Las Vegas...

CBS OUT OF THE STRIKEFORCE PICTURE FOR 2010

Oct 10, 2010Comments off235 Views

Strikeforce CEO Scott Coker on Saturday night confirmed that CBS isn't on the radar for the foreseeable future, but he's hoping to revisit the situation

STRIKEFORCE WORKING ON MELENDEZ-AOKI REMATC...

Oct 10, 2010Comments off245 Views

Gilbert Melendez has been on

THOMSON LINES UP A TRILOGY WITH MELENDEZ

Oct 09, 2010Comments off289 Views

Josh Thomson wasn't happy with the way his fight with JZ Cavalcante ended on Saturday night, but he's happy to step into a trilogy with

TYRON WOODLEY: A NEW CONTENDER HAS ARRIVED

Oct 09, 2010Comments off252 Views

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NICK DIAZ: “IT’S JUST KIND OF M...

Oct 09, 2010Comments off344 Views

Nick Diaz's life is about fighting, and he looks forward to finishing the fight that he never had the opportunity to the first time around

BENAVIDEZ STEPS IN FOR BOWLES AT WEC 52

Oct 07, 2010Comments off263 Views

Just 24 hours after learning that former WEC bantamweight champion Brian Bowles withdrew from the promotion's Nov. 11 fight card, his replacement has come to

JOE SOTO’S CAREER ON THE LINE WITH EY...

Sep 30, 2010Comments off484 Views

Joe Soto lost his mother on Christmas, then his Bellator featherweight title, and now he's battling for his eyesight...

Mir KO’s Cro Cop At End Of Lackluster...

Sep 26, 2010Comments off197 Views

Frank Mir is considered one of the best heavyweight grappler's in the sport of mixed martial arts, Mirko "Cro Cop" Filipovic one of the best

- BADER STILL UNBLEMISHED WITH WIN OVER LI&...

Sep 26, 2010Comments off183 Views

Ryan Bader kept his record unblemished on Saturday night, scoring the biggest win over his career in front of the UFC 119 crowd in Indianapolis...

LYTLE BOXES HIS WAY TO VICTORY OVER SERRA

Sep 26, 2010Comments off338 Views

It showed on Matt Serra's face, it showed by the crowd's applause, and it showed on the judges' scorecards at UFC 119 in Indianapolis. Chris

Sherk Takes The Split Decision From Dunham

Sep 25, 2010Comments off205 Views

Sean Sherk took a razor close split decision over Evan Dunham at UFC 119 on Saturday night in Indianapolis...

Cro Cop’s Eye Cleared For UFC 119

Sep 21, 2010Comments off792 Views

After swirling speculation worthy of daytime soaps, Mirko "Cro Cop" Filipovic has gained medical clearance for an eye injury that put his UFC 119 bout

- LAUZON GIVES RUEDIGER A RUDE UFC WELCOME

Aug 28, 2010Comments off246 Views

Joe Lauzon gave Ultimate Fighter 5 castmate Gabe Ruediger a rude welcome to the UFC and Andre Winner went out a loser to Nik Lentz

WHITE FED UP WITH THIAGO ALVES MISSING WEIG...

Aug 08, 2010Comments off766 Views

Thiago Alves missed weight on Friday. After dominating him for three round, Jon Fitch was okay with that. UFC president Dana White isn't quite so

UFC On Versus 2 Bonuses Net $40,000

Aug 01, 2010Comments off288 Views

Several fighters at Sunday's UFC on Versus 2: Jones vs. Matyushenko scored $40,000 postfight bonuses...

- NO THUNDER, BUT OKAMI SHUTS MUNOZ DOWN

Aug 01, 2010Comments off230 Views

Whether it earns him a title shot or not, Yushin Okami stuffed Mark Munoz's takedowns to take home a split decision victory at UFC on

GERALD HARRIS LIGHTS UP UFC 116 PRELIMS

Jul 03, 2010Comments off239 Views

On a preliminary fight card that was littered with decisions, Gerald Harris stood alone in the spotlight with his brutal knockout...

BROCK LESNAR ALREADY BIG WINNER AT THE BANK

Jul 02, 2010Comments off448 Views

Slated to receive $400,000 just for stepping foot in the Octagon on Saturday night, Brock Lesnar is already the big winner at UFC 116...

UFC Hands Out $100,000 In TUF 11 Bonuses

Jun 20, 2010Comments off362 Views

The UFC handed out a total of $100,000 in post-fight bonuses at "The Ultimate Fighter" Season 11 finale on Saturday night...